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Gran Canaria Orienteering Meeting - GCOM '17 (East Edition)

Competition nameGran Canaria Orienteering Meeting - GCOM '17 (East Edition)
Start date20171226
End date20171231
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityValsequillo de Gran Canaria - Agüimes - Tejeda
Club/organizerLimonium Canarias
Region of countryGran Canaria - Canary Island
Number of competition days5
Expected number of runners500
WRE event?No
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Contact phone number+34 928436995
Contact postal addressC/ José y María, 69. 35018 - Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Canary Island). SPAIN
Max distance from eventcentre to competitions25 km
Latest entry date10-12-2017
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Event descriptionGran Canaria O-Meeting 2017 - East Edition - Canary Island Warm Weather Winter Orienteering & Friendly People Welcome to Gran Canaria O-Meeting ‘17 – East Edition. The best way to enjoy the most special winter holidays ever, the oportunity practising your favourite sport in winter with a Warm Weather & friendly people. Gran Canaria Orienteering Meeting welcomes you to a renewed edition full of great news: New maps, varied terrains, a profesional team, 5 competitions, 4 O-Trainings (1 timed), free touristic tours, a lot of services and many more. In theext bulletins we will give you information about lodging, move between locations, advices and more. Whether you are young or veteran, coming with your family or alone, WRE runner or beguiner... we are working to give you the best experience of orienteering & tourism in Gran Canaria - Canary Island. We hope you don’t miss it!
Terrain descriptionVery different terrains: - Pine forest - Sand - dunes - coast - Ravines - rocky areas - beautiful little towns
Training possibilities4 O-Trainings: - 1 x Forest training (using Sport Ident) - 2 x Park training (A & B) - 1 x Urban Training
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Gran Canaria offer a lot of posibilities: - beach activities (surf, windsurf, snorkelling, diving, kayaking...) - mountaing (canyoning, climbing, trekking, biking...) - nature (bird watching, caves, ancestral history, the most impresive flora in Europe...) - And, of course, orienteering: maps, trainings, shop... More information:
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